English version

betide

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbetidebe‧tide /bɪˈtaɪd/ verb 🔊 🔊 woe betide somebody→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
betideBut woe betide the culprit who trespasses on the wrong side of 50.She has a sharp cutting edge and woe betide the Europhile who treads on her toes.But woe betide the tight-fisted villager who tries to take advantage.But woe betide you if you make your splash with a financial killing or by getting a huge advance.
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Verb table
betide
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theybetide (BrE)
he, she, itbetides
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theybetided
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave betided
he, she, ithas betided
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad betided
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill betide
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have betided
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